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Basic Geometry

Basic Geometry

Volume of Prisms & Cylinders Exercises

Example 1

Find the volume of a cube with sides of 7 cm.

Example 2

The area of the base of a hexagonal prism is 70.25 in2. It has a height of 10 inches. What is the volume?

Example 3

How much space is inside the cardboard center of a paper towel roll 12 inches long and with a diameter of 1 in?